Hi there! My name’s Lauren McAdams, I’m a junior at Purdue studying Mass Communication. I’m a show host Intern at WBAA, currently hosting Weekend Edition for our listening area. News is my passion so I’m glad I can share it with you! I grew up...
Aside from a 4 year stint at Indiana University, (sorry!) Lee Shaw has been a life-long resident of the Greater Lafayette area, working behind the scenes at both WJEF and WLFI before joining the operations team at WBAA. He is excited for the...
Rachel joined the WBAA team in March 2017 as the Membership Director. Prior to joining Purdue Public Radio, Rachel worked at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) for nine years. The last 6 years at UIS she worked within the Center for...
General Manager of WBAA
Richard Miles has 30 plus years of experience in public radio management. He has served as the chair of Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations. Miles also held senior positions including vice president of interactive media and content...
Business and economy reporter.
Samantha Horton is an Indiana Public Broadcasting reporter based at WBAA. She reports and writes stories on business and economic issues in Indiana. After graduating from the University of Evansville with a triple major in International Studies...
Stan Jastrzebski has spent a career in radio, with postings as News Director of NPR member stations WFSU in Tallahassee, Fla. and WFIU in Bloomington, Ind., and time as a reporter at WGN Radio in Chicago and WIBC Radio in Indianapolis.
Secretary / Office Managerhill179@purdue.edu
I have lived in Indiana all my life, coming from the small towns to our northwest and have been a resident of Lafayette for the past 8 years. I grew up surrounded by corn and bean fields, one traffic light towns and the slower pace of life and...
Media and Production Project Internmuelle71@purdue.edu
I’m Sylvia, a Lafayette native currently attending the University of Missouri in Columbia, where I’m studying documentary journalism. I grew up listening to WBAA and as a journalist-in-training, I consistently listen to NPR both at home and at...
My name is Taylor, and I’m the new general assignment reporter for WBAA News. I came to WBAA after working for WFIU in Bloomington, Indiana. I was born and raised in Michigan, in the metro-Detroit area. I studied journalism and English...